Is Clemson a Good School for the Money?
Clemson University Value Report
Is Clemson worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Clemson value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Clemson University is ranked #1,376 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Clemson University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
We're Looking at a Total Cost of $192,646 for a Clemson Degree
The average Clemson student's degree will cost an estimated $192,646. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $44,594 and a typical 4.32 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$44,594|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.32|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$192,646|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Clemson student takes 4.32 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Clemson degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Clemson.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$222,942||#0||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$182,002||#931||C+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$142,042||#
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$101,101||#
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of South Carolina.
About 89% of Clemson students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Clemson financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Finance The Gap
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Clemson cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.
Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.